STEM Interest Area with the College of Ag Sciences: Prospective Student Visit

    Friday, November 10, 2023 at 2:00 PM until 4:00 PMEastern Standard Time UTC -05:00

    Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences
    101 Agricultural Science and Industry Building
    Univeristy Park, PA 16802
    United States

    Interested in a career applying STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) to agriculture, food, and natural resources? From research and education-based positions, to preparation for health professions, to outdoor careers, and more – join us to discover the variety of opportunities provided by Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences! 

    This informative session will last approximately 1.5-2 hours and is intended for prospective high school students looking to learn more about STEM-based degree programs in the College of Ag Sciences.  A general overview will be followed by discussion with current students and advisers, time for your questions, and options for program-specific meetings. 

    Programs covered within this session include:  

    • Agricultural and Extension Education 
    • Agricultural Science 
    • Animal Science 
    • Biological Engineering 
    • BioRenewable Systems 
    • Environmental Resource Management  
    • Food Science 
    • Forest Ecosystem Management 
    • Immunology and Infectious Disease 
    • Pharmacology and Toxicology 
    • Plant Sciences 
    • Turfgrass Science 
    • Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences 
    • Wildlife and Fisheries Science 

    More information on the Ag Sciences majors can be found at:  

    This session does not cover information from the Undergraduate Admissions Office, Housing & Food Services, the Office of Student Aid, or New Student Orientation. See the list of available sessions at: Additionally, please note that tours of animal facilities are not part of this visit. View all Ag Sciences visit and appointment experiences at: 

    Registration is no longer available because the registration deadline has passed.